What is Spiritual Direction? | Q&A with Father John Kartje

Posted on May 17, 2021

Spiritual direction is a time-honored tradition within the Catholic Church, but many people have never heard of it or don’t fully understand it. Father John Kartje, an experienced spiritual director and rector of Mundelein Seminary, talks about the purpose of this practice, offers advice for those seeking a spiritual director, and discusses a class he recently taught to give seminarians foundational tools to be effective spiritual directors for their future parishioners.